eHealth Ireland Committee

Professor James Batchelor

Prof James Batchelor

James is currently Director of a specialised Clinical Informatics Research Unit that provides innovative informatics software and solutions to one of the UK’s leading Cancer Research Academic units and faculties of medicine. The Unit provides specialist complex provision of IT to both laboratory and clinical research activity - Primarily the provision of informatics solutions to clinical and laboratory research within the Academic and NHS environment. More recently these solutions are being adopted within the Canadian Cancer Clinical Trials Network and the province of Alberta. He has been a Technical Adviser to Department of health organisations such as the NCRN and NIHR regarding the implementation of large Health related systems. James also assists in the development of specialist solutions based around emerging techniques and technology. James is often a keynote speaker at international conferences on the adoption of cloud technology for clinical research. He has an interest in Information architecture; Data Protection Law; Forensic Sciences.